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Agenda

GO Wipes Europe 2022 agenda is revealed. 


 
Registration and welcome refreshments
Market Outlook
The European wipes market and its fit in the global market through 2027
Disposable wipes: growth challenges and meeting consumer demands
Paper title TBC
Speaker to be confirmed
Networking break
The Future Of Plastic-Free Wipes
Bast Fibre use in wiping applications: opportunities and challenges
Natural and recycled fibers for bio-wipes
Networking lunch
Innovation In Nonwovens And Forumlations
LENZING™ Lyocell short cut for low shear flushability tests
Biopolymer direct formed nonwovens for wipes – when is a plastic not a plastic?
Networking break
Novel nonwovens from sustainable natural fibers
Richard Knowlson, RPK Consulting LLC, on behalf of Wildwood Cotton Technologies
Sustainability
Global plastics crisis – who will be the winners and the losers in the global wipes market?
Bryan D. Haynes, Ph.D., Senior Technical Director, Kimberly- Clark Corporation
Chair's closing remarks
Networking drinks reception
17:30-19:00 Networking drinks reception
Take this opportunity to network in a more informal environment and discuss the big topics of the day.
Registration and welcome refreshments
Chair's opening remarks
Sustainability cont.
How to build a successful consumer education campaign
PANEL: Ensuring correct disposal: Is this the call to action the wipes industry should focus on now?
Moderator:
Heidi Beatty, CEO, Crown Abbey

Panellists:
Lara Wyss, President, Responsible Flushing Alliance
Dr. Anna Gergely, Director, EHS Regulatory, Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Senior representative, Water Research Centre
Networking break
Biodegradability and compostability of wet wipes from testing & standards to certification
What’s the big deal about carbon neutral?
Lynda Kelly, Senior Vice President Americas & Business Development, Suominen Corporation
Jürgen Eizinger, Senior Commercial Director EU/AM/MEA, Lenzing Group
Ingeo Biopolymers - latest advancements for improved performance that fits within the Circular Economy
Present and future challenges of sustainable wet wipes
Networking lunch
Production Innovation
Improving nonwovens production efficiency by IT- and AI-based support
Senior representative, Trützschler Nonwovens & Man-Made Fibers GmbH     
The future raw materials for wipes and their applications in the new converting technologies
High Performance Wipes Converting for Nonwovens from renewable raw materials
Chair's closing remarks and close of conference

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